रोहित

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ-. Compare Avestan 𐬭𐬀𐬊𐬌𐬜𐬌𐬙𐬀 (raoiδita). See also लोहित (lohita), and लोह (loha) for etymological information.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɽoː.ɦi.t̪ɐ/

Noun[edit]

रोहित (róhitam

  1. red mare
  2. a kind of deer
  3. a fish, Cyprinus rohitaka
  4. a tree, Andersonia rohitaka
  5. A male given name

Adjective[edit]

रोहित (róhita)

  1. red

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 890